Cedars-Sinai Academic Appointments

In an effort to offer academic titles commensurate with those at other academic medical centers and institutions of higher learning, Cedars-Sinai has established academic appointments and titles through peer review in 5 tracks:

  • Adjunct Clinical
  • Clinical Educator
  • Clinical Scholar
  • Physician/PhD Investigator
  • Research

Track
Teaching Excellence
Clinical Excellence
Scholarly/ Creative Activities
Mission Relevant Activities

Adjunct Clinical

Required

Required

Encouraged, but not required

Encouraged, but not required

Clinical Educator

Required

Required

Required

Required

Clinical Scholar

Required

Required

Required, demonstrated by afunding record and a strong publication record

Required

Physician/ PhD Investigator

Required

Not Required 
(Unless actively practicing)

Required, demonstrated by peer-reviewed funding and a strong publication record

Required

Research

Required

Not Required

Required, demonstrated by substantial contributions, collaborations as a team scientist,and publication record

Required

To apply for an academic appointment, please contact your department chair.

Have Questions or Need Help?

If you have questions or would like to learn more about the Office of Faculty Development and Diversity, please call or send us a message.

Denise Gallagher, JD, Program Advisor